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UN peacekeeping missions under pressure to reform in Africa
By Daphné BENOIT
ATTENTION - Pictures by Seyllou. Video by Emilie Iob ///
Dakar, Nov 15, 2017 (AFP) - African leaders called this week for an overhaul in the way peacekeeping missions are handled on the continent, as the United Nations itself reconsiders its deployments in an age of cross-border terrorism.
Eight of the UN's 15 peacekeeping missions are based in Africa, and several are beset by problem ...